Spartan Catering Curbside “Irish-style” Dinner, March 6

Orders due Monday, March 4 Friends of the Ballston Community Public Library and Spartan Catering are hosting the March 6 Curbside Dinner. Friends of the Library have been supporting the library and community programs since 1955. The purchase of your meal supports this long-standing tradition of service. Place your online orders by Monday, March 4. …

Red Means STOP: School Bus Safety Reminders

BH-BL students and bus drivers will be participating in school bus safety drills on Wednesday, March 27 and Thursday, March 28. Additionally, in the month of April, capital region law enforcement agencies will be participating in Operation Safe Stop which is a program that seeks to promote school bus safety through education and enforcement efforts. …

O’Rourke Observer Hot off the Press!

The 2023-24 Winter edition of the O’Rourke Observer is now ready for viewing! Lots of hard work and talent is showcased in the Observer. Enjoy! [View a PDF of the Winter O’Rourke Observer]  

March 14-16: HS Drama Club performances, tickets on sale NOW!

High School Drama Club proudly presents Curtains! Watch BH-BL High Schools students perform in the musical Curtains on Thursday, March 14 and Friday, March 15  at 7 p.m. or Saturday, March 16 at 1 p.m. in the High School’s Arthur C. Mengel auditorium. Tickets can be purchases online at www.showtix4u.com and at the door for $10. What’s the …

Founder’s Day, March 7 (Get your tickets today!)

Join the PTAs as they recognize and celebrate this year’s award recipients who are selected for their unwavering commitment to the children of the district. The BH-BL PTA annual Founder’s Day Dinner is Thursday, March 7 at 5 p..m. at the Courtyard by Marriott in Saratoga Springs. Tickets are $60/person and can be purchased at …

Robotics Team Experiences Growth & Success, Preparing for State Competition

MechaSpartans ‘gearing’ up to face steep competitors The MechaSpartans, BH-BL’s high school robotics team, performed so well at a recent qualifying tournament that they are now headed to the state competition at Mohawk Valley Community College on March 3. Winning the Inspire Award, which recognizes a team for excelling in all competition areas and is …

High School Science Research Students Excel in Regional Competition, Advance to States

BH-BL’s Science Research Program Taps Into Young Scientific Minds It’s been a successful school year so far for BH-BL high school students who have competed in athletic and fine arts events, and now science competitions. Most recently, four students in the high school’s rigorous Science Research course competed at the Eastern Junior Science & Humanities …

Fantauzzi, Cheely artwork selected for “Art in 3D” show

Congratulations to high school artists Francesca Fantauzzi & Emily Cheely for having their artwork chosen for the 2024 Art in Three Dimensions show. “It’s an honor to be selected for this,” says Sarah White, BH-BL Fine Arts Director. “Especially since this year 19 high schools participated with 268 works of art submitted, but only 92 …

Prom Boutique Needs to be Restocked, Donations Accepted Until Feb. 9

The BH-BL Prom Boutique is back, and needs your help. Organizers are looking for GENTLY USED Prom-attire donations, such as dresses, shoes, jewelry and handbags. All sizes are needed. Donations can be dropped off at the high school’s main entrance (security office) through Feb. 9. Please contact Danielle Collins (dacollins@bhbl.org), Kate Jones (kjones@bhbl.org) or Sarah …